Buy-bust nets 2 suspects for illegal drugs-A A +A
Monday, January 14, 2013
ANGELES CITY -- Elements of the city’s Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Group (CAIDSOTG) nabbed recently two suspects in a buy-bust operation and confiscation of illegal substance.
Reports said the elements of the CAIDSOTG received information from a confidential informant regarding the proliferation of illegal drugs at Barangay Sta. Trinidad here, concerning two alleged peddlers.
After verifying sources and conducting initial investigation, police operatives conducted a buy-bust operation wherein two suspects initially identified as “Choychoy” and “Amor” were arrested within the vicinity of No. 3033 Claveria St., Barangay Sta. Trinidad, here.
The two suspects allegedly conspired in selling one small heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu) weighing m/l 0.05 grams for P1,000.
The marked money was recovered from the suspects.
Police also confiscated from the suspects’ possession another three pieces of heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing shabu weighing m/l 0.05 grams each.
Arrested suspects later identified as Melchor ‘Choychoy’ Bulutano, 45, of 3031 RD Reyes St., and Amor Calaguas David, 31 of No. 3033 Claveria St., both of Barangay Sta. Trinidad, Angeles City.
They were taken to CAIDSOTG Office together with confiscated evidence for proper disposition.
Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on January 15, 2013.